In some cases, the name on Aadhaar and PAN is not the same or the name on PAN is misspelled for any reason. For any reason, you want to change your name on your PAN card. There may be spelling errors or their name does not match what’s on their Aadhaar card. It is very important that you correct your PAN as soon as possible. PAN is an important ID for financial and tax purposes in India.
Absolutely, having the same name on your Aadhaar card and PAN card is essential for linking them successfully. If your names don’t match, you won’t be able to link the two. To help you achieve this, here’s a procedure on how to change your name on your PAN card.
To change the name in your PAN card to match your Aadhaar details, follow these steps:
Step 1: Visit the NSDL official website
– https://www.onlineservices.nsdl.com/paam/endUserRegisterContact.html (Visit Here)
– Click on “PAN Card Services.”
– Then, select “Change/Correction in PAN Card.”
Step 2: Access the Application Form
– You will be directed to the “Application for Change/Correction in PAN Data” page.
Step 3: Enter your details and continue
– Fill in the necessary information as required in the application form.
– After completing the form, click on “Continue” to proceed with your application. Make sure to note down the acknowledgement number for reference.
The specific details to be entered in the form will typically include your current PAN card details, the changes you want to make (in this case, the name), and your UID card details for verification.
Change Name in PAN Card Offline or Online
You can correct your PAN card information both online and offline. Here’s how:
Change Name in PAN Card Online Mode:
1. Visit the NSDL official website: https://www.onlineservices.nsdl.com/paam/endUserRegisterContact.html
2. Follow the steps mentioned above to change or correct your PAN card details.
You can also check PAN Card Status Online.
You can also use the UTIITSL website for online PAN card corrections: https://www.myutiitsl.com/PAN_ONLINE/CSFPANApp
Change Name in PAN Card Offline Mode:
1. Download the “Request For New PAN Card Or/And Changes or Correction in PAN Data” form.
2. Visit the nearest PAN facilitation centre.
3. Submit the filled-out form along with the required documents to make the necessary changes or corrections to your PAN card.
Using the online method is generally more convenient and quicker. However, the choice between online and offline depends on your preference and accessibility to the required facilities. For other corrections in PAN card visit here.